Thursday, August 10, 2017

Sharing Neural Mechanisms of Individual Differences in Working Memory Capacity: Observations From Functional Neuroimaging Studies via BrowZine

Neural Mechanisms of Individual Differences in Working Memory Capacity: Observations From Functional Neuroimaging Studies
Minamoto, Takehiro; Tsubomi, Hiroyuki; Osaka, Naoyuki
Current Directions in Psychological Science: Vol. 26 Issue 4 – 2017: 335 - 345

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Wednesday, August 09, 2017

Fronto-parietal structural connectivity in childhood predicts development of functional connectivity and reasoning ability: a large-scale longitudinal investigation | Journal of Neuroscience

More support for PFIT theory of intelligence

Fronto-parietal structural connectivity in childhood predicts development of functional connectivity and reasoning ability: a large-scale longitudinal investigation | Journal of Neuroscience

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Tuesday, August 08, 2017

Book nook: Executive Functions in Health and Disease: New book to help integrate Cognitive Neuroscience and Neuropsychology



Executive Functions in Health and Disease: New book to help integrate Cognitive Neuroscience and Neuropsychology

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You are how you play: Some video games are better for your brain than others - Scienmag: Latest Science and Health News



You are how you play: Some video games are better for your brain than others - Scienmag: Latest Science and Health News

Regularly playing action video games reduces the grey matter in a person's…

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Sunday, August 06, 2017

Cognitive hearing aid filters noise

Interesting story, thought you might like it.

Cognitive Hearing Aid Filters Out the Noise

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Sharing The Flynn effect for verbal and visuospatial short-term and working memory: A cross-temporal meta-analysis via BrowZine

The Flynn effect for verbal and visuospatial short-term and working memory: A cross-temporal meta-analysis
Wongupparaj, Peera; Wongupparaj, Rangsirat; Kumari, Veena; Morris, Robin G.
Intelligence: Vol. 64 – 2017: 71 - 80

10.1016/j.intell.2017.07.006

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Saturday, August 05, 2017

The Neuroscience Of Drumming: Researchers Discover The Secrets Of Drumming & The Human Brain



The Neuroscience Of Drumming: Researchers Discover The Secrets Of Drumming & The Human Brain

By Josh Jones via The Mind Unleashed(Open Culture) An old musician's joke goes "there are three kinds of…

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Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Time processing in children with mathematical difficulties via BrowZine

Time processing in children with mathematical difficulties
Cester, Ilaria; Mioni, Giovanna; Cornoldi, Cesare
Learning and Individual Differences: Vol. 58 – 2017: 22 - 30

10.1016/j.lindif.2017.07.005

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Monday, July 17, 2017

Check out “The MindHub” on Flipboard

Flip through The MindHub by Kevin McGrew http://flip.it/LsQsAN

As an FYI.  Aside from my blogs and Twitter, the MindHub (Dr. Kevin McGrew) also shares curated content via the MindHub Flipboard magazine.



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Saturday, July 15, 2017

Sharing Introduction to Special Issue: “Current Perspectives on Neuroplasticity” via BrowZine

Introduction to Special Issue: "Current Perspectives on Neuroplasticity"
Rivera, Susan M.; Carlson, Stephanie M.; David Zelazo, Philip
Cognitive Development: Vol. 42 – 2017: 1 - 3

10.1016/j.cogdev.2017.05.003

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Friday, July 14, 2017

Sharing The Neurocognitive Profile of Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder: A Review of Meta-Analyses via BrowZine

The Neurocognitive Profile of Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder: A Review of Meta-Analyses
Pievsky, Michelle A.; McGrath, Robert E.
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Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Rhythmic firing of brain cells supports communication in brain network for language



Rhythmic firing of brain cells supports communication in brain network for language

A good night's sleep refreshes body and mind, but a poor night's sleep can do just the opposite. A study from…

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Research Domain Criteria (RDoC)



Research Domain Criteria (RDoC)

RDoC is a research framework for new ways of studying mental disorders. It integrates many levels of information (from genomics to self-report) to better understand…

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Saturday, July 08, 2017

Just a thought: How mind-wandering is represented in dynamic brain connectivity.



Just a thought: How mind-wandering is represented in dynamic brain connectivity.

2017 Jul 3. pii: S1053-8119(17)30569-4. doi: 10.1016/j.neuroimage.2017.07.001. [Epub ahead of print] 1Department of…

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Wednesday, July 05, 2017

What the brain's wiring looks like

White matter matters


What the brain's wiring looks like

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Fergus Walsh Medical correspondent The world's most detailed scan of the brain's internal wiring has been produced by scientists at Cardiff University. The MRI…

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Brain Training App May Counteract Mild Cognitive Impairment



Brain Training App May Counteract Mild Cognitive Impairment

A new brain training game developed by researchers at the University of Cambridge could help improve the memory of patients in the very…

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Sunday, July 02, 2017

The Human Brain Is a Time Machine



The Human Brain Is a Time Machine

From New York Magazine, a Flipboard magazine by New York Magazine

"Time" is the most common noun in the English language, Dean Buonomano tells us on the first page of his new book, Your Brain Is a Time Machine: The Neuroscience and…

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Saturday, July 01, 2017

The Adaptive Capacity Model (ACM) of exercise and cognitive development

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Meditation is associated with increased brain network integration



Meditation is associated with increased brain network integration

Abstract Introduction This study aims to identify novel quantitative EEG measures associated with mindfulness meditation. As there is…

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Working memory is a central component of human goal-oriented behavior, reasoning, and decision-making.



Working memory is a central component of human goal-oriented behavior, reasoning, and decision-making.

Material below summarizes the article, Longitudinal Changes in Component Processes of Working…

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Thursday, June 29, 2017

Working Memory: How You Keep Things 'In Mind' Over the Short Term



Working Memory: How You Keep Things 'In Mind' Over the Short Term

When you need to remember a phone number, a shopping list or a set of instructions, you rely on what psychologists and neuroscientists…

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Wednesday, June 28, 2017

The Role of Speed in ADHD-Related Working Memory Deficits via BrowZine

The Role of Speed in ADHD-Related Working Memory Deficits
Weigard, Alexander; Huang-Pollock, Cynthia
Clinical Psychological Science: Vol. 5 Issue 2 – 2017: 195 - 211

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Thursday, June 22, 2017

Sex Differences In The Adult Human Brain: Evidence From 5,216 UK Biobank Participants



Sex Differences In The Adult Human Brain: Evidence From 5,216 UK Biobank Participants

Abstract Sex differences in human brain structure and function are of substantial scientific interest because of…

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Data-Driven Extraction of a Nested Model of Human Brain Function.



Data-Driven Extraction of a Nested Model of Human Brain Function.

2017 Jun 20. pii: 0323-17. doi: 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.0323-17.2017. [Epub ahead of print] 1Department of Psychology, University of Miami,…

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Thursday, June 15, 2017

Savonix gets $5.1M to advance digital neurocognitive assessment | MobiHealthNews

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Saturday, May 13, 2017

Sharing Parental Behaviours Predicting Early Childhood Executive Functions: a Meta-Analysis via BrowZine

Parental Behaviours Predicting Early Childhood Executive Functions: a Meta-Analysis
Valcan, Debora S.; Davis, Helen; Pino-Pasternak, Deborah
Educational Psychology Review: Articles in press



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Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Individual differences in the learning potential of human beings



Individual differences in the learning potential of human beings

Altmetric: 61 Views: 2,081 More detail Review Article | Open Elsbeth Stern npj Science of Learning 2, Article number: 2 (2017) •…

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Dynamic Functional Connectivity – A Brief Overview and Latest Thoughts from the Rotman Research Conference on Neural Dynamics



Dynamic Functional Connectivity – A Brief Overview and Latest Thoughts from the Rotman Research Conference on Neural Dynamics

"Is dynamic connectivity a natural next step in functional connectivity…

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Wednesday, May 03, 2017

Sharing Sex differences in brain size and general intelligence ( g ) via BrowZine

Sex differences in brain size and general intelligence ( g )
van der Linden, Dimitri; Dunkel, Curtis S.; Madison, Guy
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Monday, May 01, 2017

Sharing Assessment Trends Among Neuropsychologists Conducting Sport-Related Concussion Evaluations via BrowZine

Assessment Trends Among Neuropsychologists Conducting Sport-Related Concussion Evaluations
LeMonda, Brittany C.; Tam, Danny; Barr, William B.; Rabin, Laura A.
Developmental Neuropsychology: Vol. 42 Issue 2 – 2017: 113 - 126

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Friday, April 28, 2017

The science of mind wandering

Excellent summary of contemporary research on mind wandering

The science of mind wandering

Some feel that spontaneous thought occurring without specific stimulation is closest to understanding how we define ourselves. These seemingly random self-produced…

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Thursday, April 27, 2017

Book nook tidbit: Mind wandering can be good

A wandering mind isn't a bad thing; your brain remains active when it woolgathers.

Sometimes our minds don't cooperate. Have you ever found yourself sitting at your desk with the intention of getting some work done but instead your mind keeps going in other directions? When this happens, don't assume that your brain isn't still hard at work.

When your mind wanders, it is using nearly as much energy as when it is focused and concentrating.
This is because only certain regions of your brain are active when focused on a specific task. But when your mind begins to wander, the default-mode network is activated. This network, named by neurologist Marcus Raichle, is spread out across the brain in regions that are not involved with the more direct interaction focused on what's in front of you.

But despite being spread out, there is still plenty of activity going on.
You can think of your brain as a small town: When there's a big event at the town square, all the people show up in one location. But afterward, when everyone splits up and goes about their own business, there's still nearly as much activity, it's just distributed around town. This is what happens when your mind wanders.

So the wandering mind may have some drawbacks, but it isn't all bad.
It's true that a wandering mind can distract you from finishing a task, and research also suggests that it can lead to less happiness and premature aging.

But wait! Mind wandering is also vital to creative thinking and allowing inventors and artists to make the world a better place. Because when your mind drifts it can free-associate and find connections and solutions to problems that might otherwise stay hidden.

Maybe you've had inspiration strike while you were spacing out in the shower or, perhaps, on a hike through nature. This is where George de Mestral was inspired to invent Velcro when he was walking along and noticed how burrs stuck to his clothes.

Monday, April 24, 2017

Progress and Problems in Brain Mapping



Progress and Problems in Brain Mapping

The holy grail of many neuroscients is to map neuronal connections and from this explain how the brain (and mind) works. There are approximately 80 billion…

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Saturday, April 22, 2017

Sharing Control without Controllers: Toward a Distributed Neuroscience of Executive Control via BrowZine

Control without Controllers: Toward a Distributed Neuroscience of Executive Control
Eisenreich, Benjamin R.; Akaishi, Rei; Hayden, Benjamin Y.
Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience: Articles in press



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Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Sharing The Cognitive Neuroscience of Placebo Effects: Concepts, Predictions, and Physiology via BrowZine

The Cognitive Neuroscience of Placebo Effects: Concepts, Predictions, and Physiology
Geuter, Stephan; Koban, Leonie; Wager, Tor D.
Annual Review of Neuroscience: Vol. 40 Issue 1 – 2017:

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Friday, April 07, 2017

White matter microstructure in children with autistic traits.



 Ore on white matter matters

White matter microstructure in children with autistic traits.

2017 Mar 28;263:127-134. doi: 10.1016/j.pscychresns.2017.03.015. [Epub ahead of print] 1Department of Child and Adolescent…

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Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Sharing The Cerebellum: Adaptive Prediction for Movement and Cognition via BrowZine

The Cerebellum: Adaptive Prediction for Movement and Cognition
Sokolov, Arseny A.; Miall, R. Chris; Ivry, Richard B.
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Monday, March 27, 2017

Brain Structure That Helps Us Understand What Others Think Revealed


More on "white matter matters."  Interestingly, the arcuate fasiculous is also the key white matter tract connecting the frontal and parietal lobes that are the involved in the central-executive working memory attention complex network.....as outlined by the Parietal-Frontal Integration (P-FIT) model of intelligence.

Brain Structure That Helps Us Understand What Others Think Revealed

Summary: Researchers identify brain areas associated with developing the ability to "put ourselves in other people's shoes". Source:…

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Sunday, March 26, 2017

Your ability to focus has probably peaked. Here’s how to stay sharp.



Your ability to focus has probably peaked. Here's how to stay sharp.

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Having a hard time focusing lately? You're not alone. Research shows interruptions occur about every 12 minutes in the workplace,…

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Lying Takes Time: A Meta-Analysis on Reaction Time Measures of Deception



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Title: Lying Takes Time: A Meta-Analysis on Reaction Time Measures of Deception
Author(s): Suchotzki, Kristina; Verschuere, Bruno; Van Bockstaele, Bram; et al.
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Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Academics can change the world – if they stop talking only to their peers



Academics can change the world – if they stop talking only to their peers

Research and creative thinking can change the world. This means that academics have enormous power. But, as academics Asit…

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Study: Rates of ADHD diagnosis and medication treatment continue to increase substantially



Study: Rates of ADHD diagnosis and medication treatment continue to increase substantially

— Beginning in about 1990, substantial increases in the rates of ADHD diagnosis and medical treatment were…

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Monday, March 20, 2017

Operation of ancient biological clock uncovered - Scienmag: Latest Science and Health News



Operation of ancient biological clock uncovered - Scienmag: Latest Science and Health News

Ten years ago, researchers discovered that the biological clock in cyanobacteria consists of only three…

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Sunday, March 19, 2017

Sharing Time perspective, approaches to learning, and academic achievement in secondary students via BrowZine

Time perspective, approaches to learning, and academic achievement in secondary students
Janeiro, Isabel Nunes; Duarte, António Manuel; Araújo, Alexandra M.; Gomes, Ana Inocêncio
Learning and Individual Differences: Vol. 55 – 2017: 61 - 68

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Picture: Illustration of the neurological connections in the brain controlling speech production. (Credit: Stefan Fuertinger and Kristina Simonyan, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai)



Illustration of the neurological connections in the brain controlling speech production. (Credit: Stefan Fuertinger and Kristina Simonyan, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai)
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Wednesday, March 08, 2017

Sharing How Localized are Language Brain Areas? A Review of Brodmann Areas Involvement in Oral Language via BrowZine

How Localized are Language Brain Areas? A Review of Brodmann Areas Involvement in Oral Language
Ardila, Alfredo; Bernal, Byron; Rosselli, Monica
Archives of Clinical Neuropsychology: Vol. 31 Issue 1 – 2016: 112 - 122

10.1093/arclin/acv081

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Sharing Stability in Test-Usage Practices of Clinical Neuropsychologists in the United States and Canada Over a 10-Year Period: A Follow-Up Survey of INS and NAN Members via BrowZine

Stability in Test-Usage Practices of Clinical Neuropsychologists in the United States and Canada Over a 10-Year Period: A Follow-Up Survey of INS and NAN Members
Rabin, Laura A.; Paolillo, Emily; Barr, William B.
Archives of Clinical Neuropsychology: Vol. 31 Issue 3 – 2016: 206 - 230

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Sunday, March 05, 2017

Neonatal neural networks predict children behavioral profiles later in life



Neonatal neural networks predict children behavioral profiles later in life

Abstract This study aimed to examine heterogeneity of neonatal brain network and its prediction to child behaviors at 24 and…

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Friday, March 03, 2017

Sharing A Network Neuroscience of Human Learning: Potential to Inform Quantitative Theories of Brain and Behavior via BrowZine

A Network Neuroscience of Human Learning: Potential to Inform Quantitative Theories of Brain and Behavior
Bassett, Danielle S.; Mattar, Marcelo G.
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Sharing Temporal Binding and Internal Clocks: No Evidence for General Pacemaker Slowing. via BrowZine

Temporal Binding and Internal Clocks: No Evidence for General Pacemaker Slowing.
Fereday, Richard; Buehner, Marc J.
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Tuesday, February 28, 2017

ResearchGate raises $52.6M for its social research network for scientists

Awesome site for researchers.

ResearchGate raises $52.6M for its social research network for scientists

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As LinkedIn continues to reign as the world's largest social network for the wider working world, we are seeing the rise of…

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Research Byte: Psychometric Properties of Adolescent Time Inventory Time Attitude (ATI-TA) Scores in Three Waves of Longitudinal Data. via BrowZine

Psychometric Properties of Adolescent Time Inventory Time Attitude (ATI-TA) Scores in Three Waves of Longitudinal Data.
Worrell, Frank C.; McKay, Michael T.; Andretta, James R.
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Monday, February 27, 2017

Brain Training - The "Controversy"



Brain Training - The "Controversy"

The Meriam-Webster defines training as: "the skill, knowledge, or experience acquired by one that trains." In combination with the word "brain" it becomes a…

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Friday, February 24, 2017

Research Byte: The American Psychological Association Task Force assessment of violent video games: Science in the service of public interest. via BrowZine

The American Psychological Association Task Force assessment of violent video games: Science in the service of public interest.
Calvert, Sandra L.; Appelbaum, Mark; Dodge, Kenneth A.; Graham, Sandra; Nagayama Hall, Gordon C.; Hamby, Sherry; Fasig-Caldwell, Lauren G.; Citkowicz, Martyna; Galloway, Daniel P.; Hedges, Larry V.
American Psychologist: Vol. 72 Issue 2 – 2017: 126 - 143

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Thursday, February 23, 2017

Creative People Have Better-Connected Brains, Scans Reveal



Creative People Have Better-Connected Brains, Scans Reveal

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Is creativity wired into us? Highly creative people have more neural connections between the left and right sides of their brains,…

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The science of mind wandering



As per usual, an excellent blog post by Jon Leiff.  

The science of mind wandering

Some feel that spontaneous thought occurring without specific stimulation is closest to understanding how we define ourselves. These seemingly random self-produced…

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Tuesday, February 21, 2017

How to Build a Time Machine



How to Build a Time Machine

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When the seemingly unimaginable—at least to certain people—happened and Hillary Clinton lost the 2016 Presidential election, many of her supporters suddenly started asking…

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Wednesday, February 08, 2017

How does brain functional connectivity change from the awake...

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Memory Training Builds Up Brain’s Gray Matter in Older Adults With Mild Cognitive Impairment



Memory Training Builds Up Brain's Gray Matter in Older Adults With Mild Cognitive Impairment

In a study comparing the effects of memory training and yoga meditation in older adults, researchers found…

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